This was the first Naked Bike Ride ever to be held in Philadelphia. It started late in the afternoon so the shot gets a little grainy towards the end and the finger covering the lens is not mine but belongs to a friend that I asked to hold the camera for me.
A project from bureauofcommongoods.com, Made by Hand is a new short film series celebrating the people who make things by hand—sustainably, locally, and with a love for their craft.
Our fifth film turns to bike maker Ezra Caldwell (Fast Boy Cycles), who was diagnosed with cancer in 2008. When the cancer threatens to shatter his love of bikes, Ezra survives by documenting his illness as thoroughly as his craft.
May is National Bike Month, a great motivator to log extra miles on the road or trail, commute to work, or spend your weekends downhilling. But maybe you want more. Maybe you want to head out for a week—or two—and explore new terrain. We can help you out. Here are five of the most beautiful multi-day rides in the world … More